Legislature sets budget before adjourning 2019 session

Legislature sets budget before adjourning 2019 session

The Mississippi Legislature took care of several house keeping items before adjourning the 2019 Legislative Session on Friday. The budget served as the biggest item on their agenda. The revenue estimates for FY20 were $200 million higher than original budget...
MFBF 2018 Ag Ambassador Award Recipient: Chip Morgan

MFBF 2018 Ag Ambassador Award Recipient: Chip Morgan

In 1935, the Delta Council was formed to focus on three issues – agriculture research, flooding, and transportation. It brought forth an opportunity for farmers, businessmen, and professions to work together to solve issues and promote the Mississippi Delta. In 1975,...
Wrapping up the 2019 Legislative Session

Wrapping up the 2019 Legislative Session

With 2019 being an election year, the legislative session has been slow. Because of this, the legislature plans to finish business a few weeks early. Here are the remaining tasks they must accomplish before closing the 2019 Legislative Session. Determine what do to...